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Morgan's Sweet (1)

Cider apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Thought to have originated during the 18th Century in Somerset. Useful also as a sweet, early dessert apple. Produces an early, light cider.

Synonyms:
Morgan Sweet
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1941 - 049

  

Accession name
Morgan Sweet
Flowering time  ›››
7th May10% flowering
12th MayFull (80%) flowering
21st May90% petal fall
Picking time
early september 1


References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register

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